CUPE Nova Scotia

CUPE Nova Scotia

10% Shift Nova Scotia

CUPE Nova Scotia represents more than 18,000 working women and men employed throughout the public sector.  We are proud to be part of Canada's largest and fastest-growing union.

CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, child care, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services and airlines.

CUPE members are service-providers, white-collar workers, technicians, labourers, skilled trades people and professionals. More than half of CUPE members are women. About one-third are part-time workers.

Union Development Winter/Spring Calendar, 2014

Click above for courses offered through Union Development for WinterSpring 2014.  Once the document is open click "view" and then "rotate clockwise"

Workplace Violence Back in the News in Nova Scotia

Violence in the workplace continues to be a problem for CUPE members, particularly in the acute care, long term, home care and education sectors.

In many cases it is difficult to find immediate solutions as the source of the violence is often residents, patients or students with cognitive impairments such as dimentia or autism.  Incidents often include hitting, biting and even sexual assault.  Click above to continue reading.

Atlantic Region Week Long School - May 25th to 30th

The CUPE Nova Scotia Atlantic Region’s Weeklong School Scholarship is awarded by CUPE Nova Scotia on an annual basis. Two scholarships of $750.00 each are available to locals that would otherwise be financially unable to send a delegate to the weeklong school. Click above for full details.  CClick above for full details of the scholarship and the courses being offered. 

Policy on Personal Appeals

Please click above to read CUPE Nova Sotia's policy on personal appeals.